Publish Your Book

A proven step-by-step guide to the ever-changing publishing world. Hold your own book in your hands sooner than you thought possible.

This module shares my story of getting my book published, which quickly turned into a number one bestseller. I share my best practise insights into the secrets of the publishing world. I've turned my experiences into a step-by-step approach, which will help you to turn your written manuscript into a physical book. By when would you like to hold your own book in your hands? In addition to publishing, we'll discuss many fundamental topics, such as how to select a title that works and how to design a book cover that will make people want to pick up your book. We'll also talk about ISBN numbers, copyrights and plagiarism issues and much more. I'll share all my publishing secrets and you'll discover why some authors are sought after and publish their books around the world! This module is one of the most crucial resources in the world when it comes to quickly and easily getting your book published! Please keep me posted on your publishing progress in the discussion forums. This is a constantly changing industry and I look forward in seeing where this goes for you.

Get your book published in print!

You'll leave this course with a step-by-step approach to the publishing industry. The insights will help you to turn your written manuscript into a physical book. How long will it be until you are holding your own book, sharing your powerful story with the world? Through engaging video and interactive exercises you'll discover:

  • Publishing Best Practices

    Publishing best practices the most successful books have in common.

  • Your Book Concept

    How to make your book concept compelling to your readers and potential publishers.

  • Avoid Costly Issues

    Prevent many common logistical mistakes many new authors make.

Your Action Plan

At the end of this course, you'll leave with an action plan to get your manuscript published as a print book. Going through the exercises in this course, you'll have a lot accomplished already:

  • You'll create a (more) catchy title for your book.

  • You'll have started on an intriguing book cover design.

  • You'll have an ISBN number for your book.

  • You'll know how to protect your copyrights (and not commit plagiarism yourself).

What You'll Learn

  • Write a compelling book title that engages readers, and design an eye-catching book cover that invites people to buy your book.

  • Achieve knowledge about gaining celebrity and author endorsements for your book.

  • Discover the truth behind bestsellers and how to become one yourself.

  • Know your publishing options. Understand traditional publishing, self publishing, and more.

  • Logistics of the publishing world: ISBN logistics, book binding options, setting a sales price, protecting your copyrights.

Course curriculum

In this course, bestselling author Wilko van de Kamp shares his unique author journey. By now, Wilko has several published books. He distilled his experience into a best practice method to benefit other authors. The material inside this course uncovers many insider secrets of the publishing industry. You'll get a "behind-the-scenes" look into the logistics of book publishing.

  • 1

    Welcome

    • Introduction to this module

    • Introduction

    • Welcome

    • You are now an author

    • Author assignment

    • Book ideas

    • Author Questions

    • Full course outline

    • Intro webinar

    • Write a Book in a Week workbook

  • 2

    Being an Author (webinar)

    • Being an author introduction

    • A changed world

    • Becoming an industry expert

    • The realtor difference

    • High perceived cost

    • Open doors

    • Seeing results

    • Public speaking and sales

    • Giving books away

    • Can you do this?

  • 3

    Publish Your Book

    • Welcome to the Publishing Module

    • Book title

    • Left vs right brain

    • Title exercise

    • Title exercise wrap up

    • Book cover

    • Getting endorsements

    • Sample Endorsement Email

    • Publishing and binding options

    • Copyright

    • Sample Copyright Page Text

    • ISBN

    • Price

    • QR codes

    • Bestseller secrets

    • What makes you a bestselling author?

    • Ebooks

    • Publishing options

    • Quiz: Publish Your Book

    • Homework

  • 4

    Thank You And Wrap Up

    • Publishing Wrap-Up

    • Full course review

    • 6 Reasons To Not Give Up On Your Writing Dream

    • Motivation

    • The end

Let's finally get started on that book dream you have, shall we?

Normally you'll only find these videos in the paid, members-only area of our website. But for a limited time, we're giving them to you as a complimentary sample! Get access to your 40+ minutes of educational content now.

Who This Course Is For

No previous experience is required. These pointers should help you decide if you're the right fit for this program. If you have any questions, just get in touch.

  • You have a draft manuscript you'll want to publish. Haven't written your manuscript yet? Consider taking my full author class - you'll find the link below! There you’ll gain all the knowledge needed to create a great work in very little time!

  • This course will give you the tools to turn your manuscript into a published work of literature. It does not, however, address writing (see my writing course), and/or selling your book (see my sales mastery for authors class).

  • This course is intended for new authors who want to begin on the journey of turning their manuscript into a physical book as well as becoming an expert in their field.

  • Dedicated time is required with this course to convert your manuscript into a printed work.

  • If you're an existing author, this course will help you revamp your publishing ways and leverage our best practices to help your book(s) see more success.

  • The examples in this course focus on non-fiction books, however the publishing insights can be used for any kind of book (including fiction books, children's books, photography books, etc.)

  • You have an open mind and a desire to get your life, business and/or career to the next level.

Tuition options

Join this single module of the Write a Book in a Week program today. Get started now. No minimums - cancel anytime or stay in our community as long as you need.

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Your Instructor

Wilko van de Kamp

✔ Consultant ✍ Bestselling Author

As a bestselling author, consultant and speaker I wear a lot of different hats. These hats serve a bigger purpose—my vision is to inspire and equip you to #justfly to your goals faster. I'm here to help you along the way. I have 15+ years of IT and management consulting experience. I'm also the author of the internationally bestselling book series “The Freedom Project“. I'm an award-winning photographic artist and professional world traveler. My inspiration comes from traveling all over the world. I call the Canadian Rocky Mountains my “home", and the rest of the world my “office". Through my art, writing, and appearances as a keynote speaker I enjoy sharing my colorful experiences with the world. Click here to learn more about us.